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The Resource Vernacular palaver : imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa, Moradewun Adejunmobi

Vernacular palaver : imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa, Moradewun Adejunmobi

Label
Vernacular palaver : imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa
Title
Vernacular palaver
Title remainder
imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa
Statement of responsibility
Moradewun Adejunmobi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Vernacular Palaver examines the continuing appeal of the idea of the 'local' for cultural brokers in West Africa, even in instances where they have a growing interaction with diverse global and continental languages of wider communication
Member of
Action
digitized
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1959-
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Adejunmobi, Moradewun
Dewey number
306.44/0966
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Languages for intercultural communication and education
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Africa, West
Label
Vernacular palaver : imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa, Moradewun Adejunmobi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Colonial encounters and discourses of the vernacular -- African literature, European languages, and imaginations of the local -- Foreign languages, local audiences : the case of Nigerian video film in English -- Romance without borders : narrating love, femininity, and the local in contemporary Ivory Coast -- Languages of wider communication and alternative sites of belonging
Control code
ocm57436834
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781853597749
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57436834
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Vernacular palaver : imaginations of the local and non-native languages in West Africa, Moradewun Adejunmobi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Colonial encounters and discourses of the vernacular -- African literature, European languages, and imaginations of the local -- Foreign languages, local audiences : the case of Nigerian video film in English -- Romance without borders : narrating love, femininity, and the local in contemporary Ivory Coast -- Languages of wider communication and alternative sites of belonging
Control code
ocm57436834
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781853597749
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57436834
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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